RPGFan


Dave Yeager
E3 2013: DCUO Planned as PS4 Launch Title
Also plans to remain free to play.
06.13.13 - 8:06 PM

Mike and I got to play some DC Universe Online on a real live PS4 today. Sony Entertainment Online plans to make the over 11 million account MMO a launch day title for the new console, while remaining free to play as well.

With the PS4 version of DCUO being displayed right alongside the existing PS3 version, the difference was clear to see. The graphics and animations looked extremely crisp.

Sony Entertainment Online also hopes to release a DCUO companion mobile app for iOS and Android in time for the launch of the PS4. The companion app will allow players to access certain aspects of their account and their characters, as well as give them the capability to voice and text chat with friends in the game.

DC Universe Online sustains itself on a DLC game pack model where additional content above and beyond the free to play game can be purchased by players. As a free to play game, it should see a nice bump with the release of the PS4 since it provides a free way for a PS4 buyer to show off the capabilities of their shiny new console.


Back






Coming Up on Twitch

Mass Effect: Andromeda
Sunday, Mar. 26 • 10am PDT/1pm EDT

Shining Force
Every Tuesday • 11am PDT/2pm EDT

Tales of Symphonia
Every Wednesday • 5pm PDT/8pm EDT

Horizon Zero Dawn
Every Thursday • 5pm PDT/8pm EDT

Featured Content
Retro Encounter 76
Retro Encounter 76
Podcast
NieR: Automata Review
NieR: Automata
Review
Persona 5 OST Review
Persona 5 OST
Review
Retro Encounter 73 & 75: Chrono Trigger ~ Final Thoughts
Retro Encounter 73 & 75: Chrono Trigger
Final Thoughts
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Review
Batman: The Telltale Series - Episode 4 and 5 Review
Batman: The Telltale Series - Episode 4 and 5
Review